Computer viruses are part of life in our always-on, always-connected world. They’ve been with us since the early ‘80s, though the Internet made them much easier to spread. But you don’t have to be afraid of them. With a little understanding and preparedness you can avoid the pitfalls of a computer virus and keep your computer in top shape.
Although most free gaming sites themselves are secure, there are often pop-ups and ads that can be dangerous. Here’s some must-know information about the dangers of online gaming and how you can protect yourself.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the world we live in. Information protection will have to advance rapidly to keep devices and information safe.
There is a security flaw in Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2), a protocol that secures all modern protected Wi-Fi networks. An adversary can break the encryption between a router and a device. Then, they can steal sensitive information, like credit card numbers, emails and passwords.
Fake email, or spoofed email, is email sent by unknown, often malicious, third parties that is disguised so it appears to come from a trusted source.
As you use your computer over time it can become less efficient and slower as configuration settings are changed and new software and files are stored to the disk drives. Here are some tips to speed things up.